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Graduate Engineering Engagement Programme (GEEP)

The Royal Academy of Engineering is the UK’s national academy for engineering, bringing together the most successful and talented engineers from across the engineering sectors for a shared purpose: to advance and promote excellence in engineering. SEO London is partnering with the Royal Academy to increase diversity and inclusion across the engineering profession. The vision of the programme is to create an inclusive profession that inspires, attracts and retains people from diverse backgrounds and reflects UK society.


Dates for 2020 confirmed. 

GEEP1: 19th, 20th & 21st August (Virtual)

GEEP2: 23rd, 24th & 25th September (Virtual)

GEEP3: 28th, 29th & 30th October (Virtual)

GEEP4: 25th, 26th & 27th November (Virtual)

Successful applicants will be required to attend all three days of the GEEP event they are selected for.

Read here to learn more about the GEEP and testimonials from previous participants.

Read here to see case studies of succesful participants of the programme.


Support available

Apply today to benefit from:

Industry Insight Sessions

Expert industry insights from leading engineering firms and the SEO network help you determine which engineering path is right for you.

CV & Interview Skills

Skills sessions on improving your CV & how to better prepare for competency, strength based and technical interviews.

Presentation skills

Build your confidence and ability to communicate.

Networking sessions

Exclusive speed networking sessions with representatives from world-class engineering firms.

Work insight and on-site visits

Opportunities to attend Open Days hosted by leading engineering firms across the UK.

Application Infomation

Eligibility: Undergraduates in every year of study as well as recent graduates. You should be studying, or have graduated in, a relevant degree for the engineering industry (STEM subjects). Preference will be given to engineering students from the relevant degree disciplines listed below:

Engineering Disciplines 

  • Aerospace
  • Civil
  • Computer
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Environmental 
  • Instrument
  • General
  • Geotechnical
  • Marine
  • Mechanical
  • Process
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Structural and Systems
  • Software
  • Telecoms

Steps to Apply:

























1)  Create a profile and register with SEO London.

2) After registration, there will be a “View Opportunities” section in your profile. You should see the GEEP opportunity appear within a few hours after registration. Apply for that and follow the instructions to indicate which GEEP sessions you are available for. (If successful, you will be selected to attend only one GEEP event) 

3) Once the above steps are completed, SEO London will screen applicants and will be in touch with next steps.


Apply as soon as possible as applications are screened on a rolling basis.

Participating world class employers

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These engineering employers have collaborated with the Royal Academy of Engineering to create a Graduate Engineering Engagement Programme aimed at attracting undergraduates from diverse backgrounds into the engineering profession.